We need an open replacement for mpt
LSI's mpt driver is closed source. This is a strategic driver, and we need an open replacement.
- Assignee set to David Gwynne
- Status changed from New to In Progress
- Priority changed from High to Urgent
- % Done changed from 0 to 70
an optimistic implementation has been written. just debugging the scsi io path now.
- % Done changed from 70 to 80
one and a half hours waiting for the server to reboot between tests, half an hour grubbing around in the code...
scsi transport works now.
- Priority changed from Urgent to Normal
- Difficulty set to Medium
- Tags set to needs-triage
Reducing this to normal priority.
There's a work-in-progress snapshot from David Gwynne
attached here as: illumos-3-mpt.patch
Hopefully someone might continue this work,
test it, and get it integrated.
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